President Barack Obama stands by Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., as he speaks in the South Court Auditorium in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House complex, Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015, in Washington, about the 50th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act.
President Barack Obama stands by Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., as he speaks in the South Court Auditorium in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House complex, Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015, in Washington, about the 50th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act. Carolyn Kaster AP
President Barack Obama stands by Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., as he speaks in the South Court Auditorium in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House complex, Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015, in Washington, about the 50th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act. Carolyn Kaster AP

Obama to call for restoring Voting Rights Act

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